Rides committee

Rides committee

The Rides committee is comprised of volunteer Ride Leaders and the Rides program staff. Interested in joining the committee? Contact us!

Rides committee meetings are 5:00-7:00 p.m. the last Monday of the month (except May - 4th Monday, Aug - 5th Tuesday, and Dec - 3rd Monday). Meetings are open to anyone. Contact the rides committee chair if you have a particular item that your would like to be placed on the meeting agenda. The meetings are at the Cascade Bicycling Center (conference room), 7787 62nd Ave NE, Seattle, WA 98115

Rides committee members

Chair Don Volta [email protected]
Rides Director Stacey Williams [email protected] (206-939-4324)
Secretary Rick Urton  
Board Liaison Sandi Navarro [email protected]
Members at Large  Michael Boyer  
  Shaun Ivory  
  Robert Onishi  
  Jeff Powers  
  Clarice Sackett  
  Machiko Threlkeld  
  Mike Upsall  
  Patty Urton  
  Rick Urton  
  Jane Volta  
  John Weller  

Working Groups

  • Cascade Training Series (CTS)      Stacey Williams, Machiko Threlkeld
  • Ride Leader Professionalism          Shaun Ivory, Don Volta              
  • Marketing                                        Don Volta, Stacey Williams                                  
  • OTS Rides                                        
  • Quality                                             Stacey Williams                                         
  • Rides Library                                   Shaun Ivory     
  • Safety                                              Clarice Sackett
  • Newcomer Rides Coordinator         Machiko Threlkeld
  • Social Media                                   Stacey Williams
  • Ride Leader Training                      Stacey Williams, John Weller, Don Volta

Business Processes

  • Ride Leader Certification                   Jane Volta, Ride Leader Certification Coordinator [email protected]
  • Certification Class Instructors            John Weller, Jeff Power - CBC
                                                               Patty Urton &  Rick Urton - South End
  • RL Mentors                                         Machiko Threlkeld
  • RL Awards                                         Stacey Williams
  • RL Incentives                                     Stacey Williams
  • Rides Approvals                                John Weller, Stacey Williams, Don Volta                                                   

For questions, comments, or concerns please contact the Rides committee chair

For information about becoming a ride leader, please email the Ride Leader Certification Coordinator.